Sakai City Traditional Crafts Museum

Sakai knife, which is said to be used by numerous professional chefs, and other famous Sakai goods are sold.

Sakai knife, which is said to be used by numerous professional chefs, and other famous Sakai goods are sold.

This is a museum which collects all traditional crafts in Sakai. In addition to the exhibition of rare and professional cutlery, there are hands-on learning/exhibit areas of incense sticks, Chusen-wazarashi (a colored cloth), dried seaweed, bicycles, Sakai Dantsu (a carpet), Japanese sweets as well as “Sakai-ichi,” sales shops of traditional crafts and local specialties. Demonstration events are also held.

Information

Address
1-1-30 Zaimokuchonishi, Sakai-ku, Sakai, Osaka, 590-0941
Access
10-minute walk from Nankai Sakai Station
3-minute walk from Hankai Tramway Miyokokuji-Mae Station
Phone
072-227-1001
Hours
10:00-17:00
Holidays
Year-end and New Year holidays
Admission
Free
Website
https://www.sakai-tcb.or.jp/en/spot/detail/407